Garlic Lemon Spinach Recipe that's Healthy and Vegetarian | @bestrecipebox

Simply Amazing Lemon Garlic Spinach

Course: Side Dish, Vegetables
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 2 servings
Calories: 102 kcal
This recipe easily doubles if you want to make extra. The spinach might see like a lot at first when it’s raw, but it cooks down a ton so 2 people can definitely eat a 10 oz bag!
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Ingredients

  • 10 ounces fresh Spinach , about 12 cups
  • 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil
  • 3 cloves Garlic , minced or sliced
  • zest of 1 medium Lemon
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh Lemon Juice
  • Kosher Salt or Sea Salt , to taste
  • fresh cracked Black Pepper , to taste
  • (optional) red Chili Flakes

Directions

  1. Heat large frying pan on medium heat. Add olive oil and garlic. Cook garlic until fragrant and translucent.

  2. Add all the spinach (it will shrink and cook down a ton). Gently stir the spinach until it’s all cooked and wilted, but not mushy.
  3. Add sea salt and pepper to taste. Add some optional red chili flakes if you want a little heat. Then add the lemon zest and lemon juice. Stir it all into the spinach.
  4. That’s it! It’s a crazy easy dish we love to eat with meats, seafood cause it’s the perfect veggie side dish.